The blade on this knife is 12" with an OAL of 17". Knife is in good used condition with some obvious pitting and spotting which is typical of carbon steel knives of this age. There are no handle cracks, and the knife has been professionally sharpened, so is ready to go.The name Sabatier is considered to imply a high-quality knife produced by one of a number of manufacturers in the Theirs region of France using a fully forged process. The knives of some of these manufacturers are highly regarded. If you would like to upgrade to Priority International, faster and more expensive, please message us before purchasing. We have a pet filled home, heat our home with a wood stove, use recycled packaging material whenever possible and acquire our inventory from multiple sources and therefore can not guarantee our products and packaging materials come from a smoke free environment. And please recycle the packaging materials we send to you. The item "Sabatier Carbon Steel 12 inch Chef Knife Quick Shipping" is in sale since Friday, February 12, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Utensils\Cutlery". The seller is "strangetrip68" and is located in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.